Professor Louis Appleby

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Biography

Louis Appleby has championed suicide prevention at the national level since 2000. He chairs the National Suicide Prevention Strategy Advisory Group which provides leadership and support in ensuring successful implementation of ‘Preventing Suicide in England’, the cross-government strategy for suicide prevention published in September 2012. Louis has been researching and publishing on suicide for over 20 years and drew up the first suicide prevention strategy for England in 2002.